Back when Resident Evil first hit our screens Resident Evil redefined the horror genre and terrified most of us in a way we didn't think possible, promising to continue this tradition Capcom is unleashing Resident Evil 5.
Chris Redfield, returning to the Resident Evil series for the first time since his last foray in the original, has joined a new organization, having followed the Viral outbreak all over the world, Chris heads to Africa where the latest bioterrorism threat is transforming the people and animals into mindless, maddened creatures. You must take on the challenge of discovering the truth behind this evil plot.
Promising an unprecedented level of fear for the next generation in Resident Evil 5, the sequel to one of the highest-rated videogames in history. Promising to revolutionize the series by delivering an unbelievable level of detail, realism and control, Resident Evil 5 is certain to bring new fans to the series. New technology developed specifically for the game, as well as incredible changes to both the game-play and world of Resident Evil will make this a must-have game for gamers across the globe.
Chris Redfield, protagonist of the original Resident Evil and Resident Evil: Code Veronica, returns.
New environments and a diverse assortment of locations.
New enemies bring new challenges: speed and intelligence make adversaries as dangerous singly as they are in groups.
An arsenal of weapons at the players command to keep the evil at bay, including knives, pistols, machine guns, sniper rifles and more.
Lighting effects provide a new level of suspense in both harsh light and deepest shadow.
True high definition gaming on multiple game platforms, using an advanced version of Capcom's proprietary game engine, MT Framework, which powered the next-gen, million-plus hit titles Devil May Cry 4, Lost Planet and Dead Rising.
Just when everyone thought the biohazard threat had ended and just when it seemed that the menace of Resident Evil had been destroyed, along comes a new terror to send shivers down your spine. In Resident Evil 5 you will learn to fear the daylight as much as the darkness. Arguably one of the most well known and influential series' of games ever made returns in what promises to be it's most terrifying outing yet!